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Journal Locator

Journal Locator

Find specific journals,magazines, and newspapers.

Watch the video below to learn how to find an article if you have the citation.

Beyond the DNL

Can't find what you want?

Try Interlibrary Loan!

  • Use materials from other libraries' collections free of charge.
  • Articles arrive via e-mail within 3-5 business days.
  • Books arrive within 2 weeks and are held in your name.
  • You will be notified by e-mail when your items arrive.

Request materials online via:

Selected Databases

Selected Databases

  • ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials
    Coverage: 1949-Present. Full text of major religion and theology journals. Covers all major religious faiths, denominations, and language groups. Topics include: Bible, archaeology, and antiquities; human culture and society; church history, missions, ecumenism; pastoral ministry; world religions and religious studies; and theology, philosophy, and ethics.
  • World Religions  Icon  Icon  Icon
    World Religions contains overviews and reference material on major world religions. Note: Contains primary sources, images, and video.
    Updated: Regularly.
  • Academic Search Premier
    Covers the major areas of the humanities, sciences, and social sciences, with many full-text and peer-reviewed journals and a growing number of ebooks.
  • Ethnic NewsWatch
    Coverage: 1985-Present. Updated: 8 times per year. Full-text collection of newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press. Specific ethnic groups indexed are: African American/Caribbean/African; Arab/Middle Eastern; Asian/Pacific Islander; European/Eastern European; Hispanic; Jewish; Multi-Ethnic; Native People. Simultaneous user limit:2.
    Updated: Continually. Archive images and full text of scholarly journals. Subscription provides access to 60 religion journals covering a broad range of subjects.
  • America: History & Life
    Coverage: 1964-Present. Citations and full text to articles related to the history, culture, area studies, and current affairs literature of the U.S. and Canada from prehistoric times to the present. Simultaneous user limit:6.
  • All Databases for Judaic Studies . . .

Tips & Tricks

Tips & Tricks

  • When searching databases, use AND, OR, and parentheses to focus your search.
  • The asterisk * symbol will search for all variations of a word. For example: basket* will search for baskets and basketry. Using quotes will search for a phrase.
  • Combine synonyms with OR and put them inside parentheses, like this:
Judai* AND (faith OR theology)
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Databases are basically just search engines for articles on specific subjects.


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